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la

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interjection \ˈlȯ, ˈlä\

Definition of la

chiefly dialect

  1. —used for emphasis or expressing surprise



Origin of la

Middle English (northern dialect), from Old English


First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with la


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la

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noun \ˈlä\

Simple Definition of la

  • music : the sixth note of a musical scale

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of la

  1. :  the sixth tone of the diatonic scale in solmization

Examples of la in a sentence

  1. do, re, mi, fa, sol, la, ti



Origin of la

Middle English, from Medieval Latin, from the syllable sung to this note in a medieval hymn to St. John the Baptist


First Known Use: 14th century


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La

abbreviation

Definition of La

  1. Louisiana




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La

symbol

Definition of La

  1. lanthanum



Other Chemical Engineering Terms


LA

abbreviation

Definition of LA

  1. 1 law agent

  2. 2 legislative assistant

  3. 3 Los Angeles

  4. 4 Louisiana





LA Defined for Kids

la

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noun \ˈlä\

Definition of la for Students

  1. :  the sixth note of the musical scale




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